Johann Jacob Ruesch

4 June 1807–30 April 1858 (Age 50)
Sankt Margarethen, Münchwilen, Thurgau, Switzerland

The Life of Johann Jacob

When Johann Jacob Ruesch was born on 4 June 1807, in Sankt Margarethen, Münchwilen, Thurgau, Switzerland, his father, Hans Georg Reusch, was 47 and his mother, Dorothea Egger, was 35. He married Magdalena Hartmann on 3 April 1831. He died on 30 April 1858, in Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, at the age of 50, and was buried in Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Johann Jacob Ruesch
1807–1858
Johanna Barbara Moser
1805–1871
Marriage: 7 March 1834
Johanna Paulina Ruesch
1835–1914
Carl Jacob Ruesch
1837–1892
Wilhelm Ruesch
1838–1885
Helene Friederike Ruesch
1839–
Maria Sophie Ruesch
1841–1922
Willhelmina Rüesch
1842–1884
Johann Georg Ruesch
1845–1873
Hermann Ruesch
1850–1851

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1834
Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
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World Events (1)

1848

Age 41

New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Rusch .2 German and Swiss German: from a short form of any of the various personal names beginning with the Old High German element hrōd ‘renown’.3 North German (Rüsch): nickname for a quick or unkempt, unrefined person, from Low German rüsch ‘quick’; also ‘shaggy’, ‘bristly’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Johann Jacob Ruesch - Individual or family possessions: burial: about April 1858; Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

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